macro padang bai dive one day trip

At Padangbai there are 5 different dive sites to choose from, listed below, including coral-dotted sandy slopes, areas of sea-grass, a small wreck, drop-offs and a deep channel. Good for beginners, or more experienced divers and photographers, it is approx 1 hour from Sanur by bus, then 10 minutes by boat. From Sanur, these divesites are easy to get to, with perhaps the best combination of ease and quality available. From sharks to turtles, sea-horses and ghost pie-fish, there is a lot to find here, and the pleasant conditions make for a lovely day trip!

Tour Overview :

 
  • Min. :  – , available for Group
  • Scuba Diving Trip 
  • 1 Days 
  • Custom / Tailor Made  Itinerary  available
  • Certified Divers Only
  • Padang Bai, Karangasem Bali
  • Indonesia

What's included

  • Return Transport from/to Airport/Hotel
  • Diving 2x Dives Total
  • Weight Belts, Tanks, Guide

What's excluded

  • All personal expense
  • Alcohol, softdrink
  • Tips 
  • Air fare ticket
  • Dive Equipment
  • Lunch 

Information

Type

Reef, wall, wreck, muck

Access

1 hours drive from Sanur, 10 minutes in traditional boat. Backwards roll entry.

Coral/bottom

Reefs, sand, coral blocks

Marine life

Reef-fish of all kinds, chance of turtles, sharks, rays, sea-horses, morays, pipefish.

Current/conditions

Weak

Visibility

10 – 25m

Depth

5 – 25m

Experience level

Beginner to advanced

Photography

Macro, snapshot

 

Key information

  • bring a towel, sunscreen, sunhat
  • bring waterproof shoes (flip-flops/sandals) for the beach and boat
  • all valuables can be left in the car, bring anything you like
  • we change in the restaurant, and in wetsuits take a short boat ride to the divesites

 

Itinerary

Pickup in Sanur at 07:30 to meet at Dive Center, start time 08:00. After 1 hours drive through Balinese forests and tiny villages to Padangbai, you get changed at a dive-base near the beach, and get the boat from the beach – approx 10 minutes to the dive-site. Back to the beach for lunch, then the second dive. After a shower and short relaxation break, arrival in Sanur is at about 2:30 for refreshments and filling out log-books.

 

Description

Blue Lagoon Accessible in a few minutes from the beach, the shallow sandy bottom slopes slowly off, while the reef also has a wall. With a nice amount of hard and soft coral, the marine life is also interesting from sand-dwellers , pipefish, sea-horses, to puffer fish, sometimes sharks and even the occasional Manta ray!

The Ferry Channel This divesite is near where the ferry for Lombok leaves, in the main channel at Padangbai. The gentle slope leads the divers around the corner to the Tanjung Sari dive site, and during the dive you have a good chance to see white tip reef sharks, and pygmy sea horses.

Pura Jepun Past Blue Lagoon, to the North, this dive site starts quite shallow and slopes off to about 24 metres. The sandy bottom has small blocks of corals, and apart from many types of reef fish, you can find crocodile fish and mantis shrimps. The Tanjung Sari dive site nearby, with a wall and a reef on a sandy slope. It’s full of small marine life, like scorpion leaf fish, nudibranches as well as sharks turtles and Octopus. Information

Type

Reef, wall, wreck, muck

Access

1 hours drive from Sanur, 10 minutes in traditional boat. Backwards roll entry.

Coral/bottom

Reefs, sand, coral blocks

Marine life

Reef-fish of all kinds, chance of turtles, sharks, rays, sea-horses, morays, pipefish.

Current/conditions

Weak

Visibility

10 – 25m

Depth

5 – 25m

Experience level

Beginner to advanced

Photography

Macro, snapshot

 

Key information

  • bring a towel, sunscreen, sunhat
  • bring waterproof shoes (flip-flops/sandals) for the beach and boat
  • all valuables can be left in the car, bring anything you like
  • we change in the restaurant, and in wetsuits take a short boat ride to the divesites

 

Itinerary

Pickup in Sanur at 07:30 to meet at Dive Center, start time 08:00. After 1 hours drive through Balinese forests and tiny villages to Padangbai, you get changed at a dive-base near the beach, and get the boat from the beach – approx 10 minutes to the dive-site. Back to the beach for lunch, then the second dive. After a shower and short relaxation break, arrival in Sanur is at about 2:30 for refreshments and filling out log-books.

 

Description

Blue Lagoon Accessible in a few minutes from the beach, the shallow sandy bottom slopes slowly off, while the reef also has a wall. With a nice amount of hard and soft coral, the marine life is also interesting from sand-dwellers , pipefish, sea-horses, to puffer fish, sometimes sharks and even the occasional Manta ray!

The Ferry Channel This divesite is near where the ferry for Lombok leaves, in the main channel at Padangbai. The gentle slope leads the divers around the corner to the Tanjung Sari dive site, and during the dive you have a good chance to see white tip reef sharks, and pygmy sea horses.

Pura Jepun Past Blue Lagoon, to the North, this dive site starts quite shallow and slopes off to about 24 metres. The sandy bottom has small blocks of corals, and apart from many types of reef fish, you can find crocodile fish and mantis shrimps. The Tanjung Sari dive site nearby, with a wall and a reef on a sandy slope. It’s full of small marine life, like scorpion leaf fish, nudibranches as well as sharks turtles and Octopus.